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Numerical Modeling of Supercavitating and Surface-Piercing Propeller Flows

Young, Yin Lu and Kinnas, Spyros A. (2001) Numerical Modeling of Supercavitating and Surface-Piercing Propeller Flows. In: CAV 2001: Fourth International Symposium on Cavitation, June 20-23, 2001, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA USA. (Unpublished) http://resolver.caltech.edu/CAV2001:sessionB9.006

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Abstract

A 3-D panel method has been extended to model the flow around fully submerged supercavitating propellers and surface-piercing propellers. Overviews of the formulation and solution methodology is presented. Comparisons of the numerical predictions with measurements from experiments are given. Discussion of the numerical results, and initial work on modeling of impact flows are provided.


Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Lecture)
Subject Keywords:boundary element method, cavitation, ventilated cavity, supercavitation, surface-piercing propeller
Record Number:CAV2001:sessionB9.006
Persistent URL:http://resolver.caltech.edu/CAV2001:sessionB9.006
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ID Code:113
Collection:CaltechCONF
Deposited By: Imported from CAV2001
Deposited On:29 May 2001
Last Modified:26 Dec 2012 07:09

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